Welcome to Safeguard Orphans & Widows Foundation

Dr. Mama Sarah Obama SOWO Patron

Safeguard Orphans and Widows Organization, (SOWO) is a Non Governmental Organization (NGO) registered in Kenya. The organization, an initiative of a community based welfare group was formed in the year 1995 in Siaya, Nyangoma Kogelo village under the patronage of Dr. Amb. Mama Sarah Obama. Our activities and programs are geared towards meeting the health, economic, psychological and educational needs of the vulnerable populations.

Our principle focus at SOWO is livelihood improvement and wealth creation through the provision of development support, care, and advocacy for the plight of widows and orphans in Kenya . To achieve its objectives, SOWO uses development models that allows and enables communities develop strategies and implement projects intended to have positive impacts in their livelihoods.

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